trade organisations

Bengal’s roses for Italy

April 8th, 2012 - 5:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 8 (IANS) Italian lovers can now gift roses from West Bengal to their sweethearts, with the state government planning to tap the European nation's market for exporting the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hike in iron ore export duty irks Goa mining industry

January 4th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Jan 4 (IANS) A recent decision of the union finance ministry to hike export duty on iron ore from 20 percent to 30 percent has irked trade organisations ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Nepal trade unions warn of fresh strikes

July 20th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 20 (IANS) Nearly a dozen trade unions have warned of an indefinite strike nationwide from July 31 over a controversial hike in wages even as an Indian trade ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India to invest $4.78 bn in Ethiopia

May 21st, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 21 (IANS) India has offered to invest $4.78 billion in various projects in Ethiopia over the next few years, of which nearly $1 billion is already on ... Read more...

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Two Gujarat delegations in US for investment and partnership

September 14th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, Sep 14 (IANS) Two high-profile delegations comprising senior government officials and business leaders from Gujarat are touring the United States to showcase opportunities for investment and discuss cross-border partnerships ahead of ... Read more...

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Top CPI-M leaders stay off Basu’s condolence meet

February 2nd, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 2 (IANS) Top Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leaders, including West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee, stayed away from a condolence meeting organised by various trade organisations Tuesday to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

West Bengal to meet goods and services tax deadline

December 11th, 2009 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 11 (IANS) West Bengal's Left Front government is determined to meet the April 1, 2010, deadline to enforce the goods and services tax (GST) in the state, Finance Minister Asim ... Read more...

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EU commissioners to visit India Wednesday for talks

September 1st, 2009 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 1 (IANS) European Union's (EU) Trade Commissioner Catherine Ashton and Agriculture Commissioner Mariann Fischer Boel will travel to New Delhi Wednesday to take part in an informal meeting of WTO ... Read more...

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Kashmir, PoK decide to have a joint business chamber

October 13th, 2008 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar , Oct 13 (ANI): Captains of industry in Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK) have reportedly agreed to set up a joint business chamber, and the use of a dual ... Read more...

Posted in National |

West wooing Bollywood like never before

March 18th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
By Jivraj Burman Mumbai, March 18 (IANS) Bollywood spells big money these days. The Western world's perception of the Hindi film industry has changed completely over the past decade. Today it recognises the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |